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recast - reconstruct (a sentence, story, statue, etc.); fashion again
gracious - kind in a generous way (to someone less important)
omnivorous - eating both plant and animal food; devouring everything
presume - take for granted; assume; act overconfidently; take liberties; presume on/upon: take unfair advantage of (someone's kindness or connection); N. presumption
fructify - bear fruit; produce fruit
subpoena - writ(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
shove - push forward; push roughly; Ex. pushing and shoving to get on the bus; N.
foolhardy - rash; reckless; foolishly daring
dehydrate - remove water from; dry out
mincing - affectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer